Wednesday 22 May 2019

Home advantage for Tipperary and Galway

The scoreboard showing a 13 point victory for Tipperary over Cork at Páirc Uí Rinn. Tipperary will play Dublin at Semple Stadium in the quarter-finals next weekend. Photo: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile
The scoreboard showing a 13 point victory for Tipperary over Cork at Páirc Uí Rinn. Tipperary will play Dublin at Semple Stadium in the quarter-finals next weekend. Photo: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile
Martin Breheny

Martin Breheny

Tipperary and Galway will have home venues for next weekend's Allianz Hurling League quarter-finals while a toss of a coin today will decide where the Clare v Waterford tie is played, writes Martin Breheny.

Limerick are already through to the semi-finals, having beaten Laois on Saturday night.

Full arrangements for the quarter-finals will be announced today, with Saturday/Sunday/Monday listed by the GAA as options.

Quarter-finals: Galway v Wexford, Pearse Stadium; Tipperary v Dublin, Semple Stadium; Clare v Waterford (TBC)

The line up for the semi-finals on the weekend after next will be: Limerick v Dublin or Tipperary; Galway or Wexford v Clare or Waterford.

The Division 1A tie between Kilkenny and Cork to decide which group they go into next year will be played at Nowlan Park next weekend.

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